Software Engineering MCQ Questions pdf for Entry Test With Answers

Software engineering multiple choice questions and answers Part 5

  1. Efficiency in a software product does not include ________
  2. licensing
    B. processing time
    C. responsiveness
    D. memory utilization

Ans : A


  1. What are attributes of good software ?
  2. Software functionality
    B. Software development
    C. Software maintainability
    D. Both A and C

Ans : D

  1. 92. Process models are described as agile because they
  2. Eliminate the need for cumbersome documentation
  3. Emphasize maneuverability and adaptability
  4. Do not waste development time on planning activities
  5. Make extensive use of prototype creation

Answer B. Emphasize maneuverability and adaptability

  1. Which of these terms are level names in the Capability Maturity Model?
  2. Performed
  3. Repeated
  4. Reused
  5. Optimized
  6. both a and d

Answer E. both a and d


  1. The best software process model is one that has been created by the people who will actually be doing the work.
  2. True
  3. False

Answer A. True


  1. Which of the following are recognized process flow types?
  2. Concurrent process flow
  3. Iterative process flow
  4. Linear process flow
  5. Spiral process flow
  6. both b and c
  7. The communication activity is best handled for small projects using six distinct actions (inception, elicitation, elaboration, negotiation, specification, validation).
  8. True
  9. False

Answer B. False


  1. A good software development team always uses the same task set for every project to insure high quality work products
  2. True
  3. False

Answer B. False


  1. Software processes can be constructed out of pre-existing software patterns to best meet the needs of a software project
  2. True
  3. False

Answer A. True


  1. Which of these are standards for assessing software processes?
  2. SEI
  3. SPICE
  4. ISO 9000
  5. ISO 9001
  6. both b and d

Answer E. both b and d

  1. Which of the following activities is not part of the software reengineeringprocess model?

(a) Forward engineering

(b) Inventory analysis

(c) Prototyping

(d) Reverse engineering

Answer: c) Prototyping

  1. Software reengineering process model includes restructuring activities forwhich of the following work items?

(a) Code

(b) Documentation

(c) Data

(d) All of the above

Answer: d) All of the above